It’s not easy to earn the accolades of the fans from the neighbouring countries until and unless you impress them on and off the field. AB de Villiers, Brendon Mccullum and several other cricketers have tons of fans in India and currently, another youngster has been added to the list. Rashid Khan The Pride of Afghanistan.
The love towards him grew exponentially during the IPL season when he single-handedly took Sunrisers Hyderabad to the finals of IPL 2018. His all-round abilities counted when he took KKR on a carnage in the Qualifier 2 at Eden Gardens.
Not to forget his stellar performances that led Afghans to a 3-0 whitewash against. The crowd turned out in huge numbers for the series held at Dehradun and cheered them endlessly.
Rashid – Early uprising
Rashid Khan is currently ranked number 1 in the ICC T20I rankings. In ODI’S he already bagged 100 wickets and grabbed the No. 2 spot. With age in his bag, the youngster can make wonders to the squad and needless to say that he has been the lucky charm for the Afghanistan squad since their arrival to the International arena.
Afghanistan will be a part of the ICC World Cup 2019 at England as they won the Qualifiers against Windies earlier this year. Rashid Khan has a major role to play for his nation and it will not be a surprise if he upsets the Table Toppers.
Reveals his Favourite Bollywood stars
In an interview to Red FM during the IPL season, Rashid Khan revealed the Bollywood stars whom he admires the most.
Rashid Khan said that Aamir Khan is his Favourite actor while Preity Zinta and Anushka Sharma are among the actress.
It is to be noted that Rashid Khan is an active social media user where he keeps uploading pictures whenever he meets the stars.
Rashid Khan further added that “perfection” is the reason behind his love for Aamir.